Camp November 19th 1780
Colonel Tupper has consented to go to springfield to attend to the transportation of the Cloathing; and now waits on your Excellency for Permission to proceed.
Such information and directions as appeared necessary on the occasion I have given to Colonel Tupper in writing. I am with great respect &c.
Tim: Pickering Q.M. Gl
DNA: RG 93—War Department.